Raid on profiteers, Rs236400 fine recovered

Karachi: On the instructions of Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, the deputy and assistance commissioners of Karachi raided different markets and fined profiteers.

Action was taken against 19 milk sellers, 05 fruit sellers, 84 vegetable sellers, 18 grocers, 8 poultry traders and 4 flour sellers and a total fine of Rs236400 was collected by challenging 138 profiteers. Two profiteers were also sent to jail.